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FOX
Dec 20, 2012 12:00pm PST
condition. >>> police are investigating two separate shootings on the same street in east oakland. that first one happened about 7:00 on the 9100 block of international boulevard. a woman was walking to the store when she was struck and kill wood you a stray bullet -- killed by a stray bullet. she died at the scene. so far, police they've not found the gunman. >>> another person was shot two and a half hours later, just five blocks away. one person was hurt. he managed to drive himself to a nearby police station. he's being treated at the hospital and is expected to survive. >>> an oakland gun buyback program is starting to gain steam and is being fueled in part by a pot club owner looking to hand over cash. new at noon, brian flores is live in oakland with more. >> reporter: hi, mike. it could be the tragedy in connecticut or the buy back program. we understand that more guns today were turned in. on this table are military rifles, hunting rifles. these were once in the hands of people in the streets of oakland but now they are not. >> i mean, i have fixed mealings. on one hand,
FOX
Dec 4, 2012 12:00pm PST
is heating up in alameda county. new at noon, allie rasmus joins us live in oakland to explain what the sheriffs want to do with the drones and why the aclu opposes the plan. >> reporter: well, today, the alameda county supervisors were supposed to consider whether to allow the sheriff's office to buy a drone or as the sheriff says, he prefers to call it, an unmanned aerial device. but the item was taken off the supervisors' agenda, just as a couple of civil liberties groups had a press conference expressing concerns. the alameda county sheriff's office unveiled what they might purchase, this device. in the past month, alameda county received around $31,000 in state grant money to buy an unmanned aerial system known to some as a drone. the devices have live hd quality video and infrared capability. and that's raising the concerns of civil liberties groups. >> we have nothing on paper that will bind the sheriff and accountability methods to prevent privacy issues. so we should not be rushing into this. >> it's law enforcement's job to protect people's privacy and to think we would us
FOX
Dec 28, 2012 12:00pm PST
>>> three homicides and another person killed in a chase, it has been a deadly day in oakland. >>> a push to use high tech to crack down on repeat dui offenders, you will hear what was announced this morning. >>> more ran arrives as well. you will hear how much at noon. >>> complete bay area news coverage, starts right now. this is ktvu channel 2 news at noon. >> we tried increase in fines, we have tried to revoke licenses to deter those chronic offenders, but we need to do more to save lives. >> turning to high tech to crack down on repeat drunk driving offenders, that is one of the top stories this noontime. >>> good afternoon, i am tara moriarty, in today for tori campbell. >>> we begin today with a deadly morning in oakland, hours after the city announced a plan to make streets safer. >>> within a two hour timeframe this morning two people were shot and killed and a third person stabbed to death. ktvu's alex savage is live with more. >> reporter: after the homicides it is 530, 5 of them justified from carding to the department, still more than last year and so far no arre
FOX
Dec 19, 2012 12:00pm PST
treatment. paul chambers joins us live from high street in oakland. paul, you just got the answer on what caused this hazmat incident. paul? >> reporter: that's correct. it's been about two hours since everybody happened. there is a crew still out there. they are packing up right now. you ke see -- you can see from the chopper, within the last half-hour, the scene has been cleared. we a situation that had fire, paramedics, police on the scene evacuating the building. you can see a hazmat crew was sent out here to the scene and entered the building. the call came in around 10:00 a.m. after fire porkers say a -- workers say a worker found a puddle in the back of the floor. two workers complained of i irritation and coughing. crews worked to identify the mysterious substance while others were isolated. >> there was a small can of pepper spray that had discharged. after it discharges it becomes a liquid. >> reporter: now, two employees were treated and released here on the scene. there were customers inside. however, they were evacuated and didn't come in contact with the pepper spray. now, p
FOX
Dec 5, 2012 12:00pm PST
branch fell in a road along highway 13 in the oakland hills. this is from eight this morning. they pushed it to the side and were starting to clean it up when we took the shots. orinda, they had parked cars in the way. that is right across from the shell gas station. there were two cars stuck under that tree. >>> in today's wet weather, it is a reminder of all the storms. drivers were avoiding puddles and pedestrians were doing what ever they could to keep dry. >>> one week ago, we were tracking the first storm moving into the bay area. since then, tracking multiple storms out there. and look at the rainfall. it is over the past 24 hours and the bulk of this. it is horrible timing for the morning commute. there you go with the yellow and oranges. san francisco, over an inch of rain. santa rosa over an inch. and concord, .34. the latest right now on live stormtracker. and the bulk of the significant rain is out to the east. we will have a few light showers focused in the bay area itself. that is for the next few hours. it is around the central portions of the bay and closer to the san mate
FOX
Dec 3, 2012 12:00pm PST
. kentfield, almost 9 poi 50. on -- 9.50. la handa, 8.76. the areas near blossom hill 5.75. oakland almost hit 4 inches. quite a bit of rain over the last few days. we're looking at improving weather for today outside our doors, just the high clouds, dry conditions. fairly mild out there, we do have changes coming. wet weather is coming back to the bay area as early as tuesday. it's not going to be as wet. it's not going to be as windy but, yes, we're going to get once again. i will show you the time line -- coming up. >> thank you. >>> santa cruz county officials say a portion of vine hill road could be closed after half the road washed away over the weekend. this is the giant sinkhole it created, there at mile marker 2, near camino vista. the county has put up barricades to close the road. frills say the -- officials say the cause was simple. there was too -- there was too much simple. what crews are doing today and how long it will take to fix the problem -- mup. >>> a local school is closed today -- coming up. >>> a local school is close today. white hall middle school experienced flooding
FOX
Dec 6, 2012 12:00pm PST
. the driver was injured but the extent of his injuries are not yet known. >>> oakland police are investigating the hit-and-run accident that slightly injured a police officer in the 600 block of washington street. a vehicle hit him and sped off. the officer suffered minor injuries and did not need to go toles hospital. no arrests -- to the hospital. no arrests have been made in the case. >>> it's crab season. but local fishermen's boats are not budging from the docks. it's all because of a price war over crab. tara moriarty joins us live from the newsroom to explain what is making the strike worse. good afternoon, tara. >> reporter: good afternoon. more than 100 local crab fisher boats have not left the harbor but some oregon fishermen is hate hitting the -- are feeling the pinch. one boat offloading was from oregon. before thanksgiving, fishermen were earning $3 a pound and demand took a dip and the prices plunged. and that's caused a shortage of the crab in the bay area. the dispute started on sunday when crab boat skippers heard that they were planning to cut the prices to $1.80 for fresh c
FOX
Dec 7, 2012 12:00pm PST
before a football fan fell or jumped from the third deck at the oakland coliseum. he fell to the concourse during last night's broncos, raiders game and taken to the hospital with serious injuries. they called it an accident and it remains under investigation. >> the rails are like three to 4 feet. if you don't pay attention, you can fall. he fell yesterday. >> the raiders did issue a statement. the team had no information beyond what authorities are releasing. their thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends. >>> coming up in a few minutes, roger good dell will say where the raiders shall play in the future and who would pay to build a new stadium. >>> this couple accused of killing this woman are going to court. the couple is accused of killing a retired schoolteacher who was found stabbed to death back in october. the washingtons were arrested after they spotted them in susie coe's car. >>> two girls were shot to death near brook dale park. the service will be held in oakland. 16-year-old bobby will be remembered on saturday. they were shot as many as 36 times
FOX
Dec 12, 2012 12:00pm PST
of oakland where police have raid add marijuana grow operation. news chopper 2 is live over the scene at role lands way. they arrived here early this morning and raided the warehouse. they found hundreds of marijuana plants inside along with cultivation equipment. these are live pictures from news chopper two. there is some activity and two people are arrested and their identities have not yet been released. we will follow the story and we will have more on the operation and arrest on ktvu news at five. >>> oakland police are investigating three separate shootings overnight. it happened at 8:40 last night. they rushed to a shooting on hawkins drive. just south of the coliseum. when officers arrived, they found one man dead. police have not released his identity and called for a translator because he is asian. then they found a woman wounded in the block of 18th street and west oakland. he is listed in stable condition. around 2:30 a man was shot in the 400 block of 60th street. the victim has been uncooperative. so far, there are no arrests in any of the cases. >>> in san jose, police are now
FOX
Dec 21, 2012 12:00pm PST
this morning. we have some steady rain along the east bay. oakland, san leandro and farther south we had rain falling near union city. it looks like it has since broken away with some rain moderate at times falling over pleasant tonight and 680 -- pleasant and 680. we have -- pleasanton and 680. we have a snow advisory. blue canyon right a about 5,000. they will fluctuate throughout the weekend. we'll bring you more on what you can expect including a time frame to plan those holiday parties -- parties. >>> janine de la vega is live at san francisco international. a lot of flights getting canceled out there. >> reporter: that's right. there's been steady traffic here all morning. i just chicked the boards -- checked the boards there are numerous delays hans cancellations. the storm has brought in the wind and rain which has caused low visibility for pilots. that's caused delays of about 65 minutes. there's been 60 canceled flights. most of these are on commuter flights up and down the west coast. the lines at the security checkpoints are pretty backed -- packed. considerings we spoke to being
FOX
Dec 11, 2012 12:00pm PST
injury. damage is estimated at $150,000 to $200,000. >>> earlier this morning, oakland firefighters tackled a one-alarm fire at an abandoned business. it happened at the budget appliance store. the store has been vacant since another fire there four months ago. firefighters suspect this morning's fire may have been sparked by squatters. investigators will be checking on exact cause of the fire later today. >>> a car fire just inside the caldecott tunnel tied up traffic in the eastbound direction. it happened at 8:15 on the oakland side of the tunnel, heading toward orinda. normally the noncommute direction. the fire crews put out the fire. but the chp says the tunnel was full of smoke. the traffic was stopped for a time and then limb you -- limited to some time. but then things got normal around 9:00 a.m. >>> the contra costa board of supervisors is scheduled to meet about a decision to shut down four fire stations. stations in walnut creek, clayton, martinez and la fayette are set to close in january. the board is asking fire officials about costs, benefits and possible alternative
FOX
Dec 18, 2012 12:00pm PST
. >>> oakland police confirm three people are under arrest in the shooting deaths of two teenaged girls. ktvu first reported the arrests on saturday, after talking with police sources. the suspects have not been identified. but are said to be two men and a boy. 15-year-old raquel grassle and 16-year-old bobby sarsane were gunned down november 25 near brookdale park. no motive has been mentioned. >>> a proposal to expand a sikh temple in fremont is drawing complaints from some neighbors. the tem system located on gurdwar road in the niles district. temple leaders want to expand the facility from 28,000 square feet to 41,000 square feet. but some neighbors say traffic and parking are already a big problem because of the temple. fremont city is expected to vote on the expected expansion at a january 24 meeting. >>> a public hearing tonight will be held in san mateo about the future of a new 711 store. last night, a small group of protesters picketed outside the 711 on north san mateo drive. they're worried about the noise and traffic in the area. and they say because of zoning laws, the city sho
FOX
Dec 13, 2012 12:00pm PST
. that even as oakland has seen a spike in crime. criminal justice experts say police stops are a basic crime fighting tool and blame the drop on job cuts, low moral and federal reforms. >>> san francisco's catholic archdiocese held a prayer vigil for a couple found bound and gagged and dumped on a street. it was held where the couple was found, steven reid died from a gunshot wound, audrey prado is still in the hospital. she is in critical condition but is expected to survive. prosecutors say the two were attacked inside a home. 5 people were charged in the case yesterday. >>> we have new information now about that couple, san francisco police say the two were acquainted with the 5 people charged with attacking them and the man who died, steven reid, had moved here from georgia. four of the suspects completedded not guilty yesterday. the 5th is due for arraignment tomorrow. police have not discussed a motive. >>> a controversial video is being investigated by san francisco police, and it is believed to be of a fellow police officer driving a lamborghini through the broadway tunnel at 100 mil
FOX
Dec 26, 2012 12:00pm PST
by the minute. clouds, clear sykes, heavy showers. right now the camera looking toward oakland. overcast skies and showers nearby. still going to hold on to the shower chances for this afternoon. live storm tracker two showing you the current rainfall pattern. increase the rainfall rates here. possibility of a few isolated thunderstorms as well. especially with the brighter shades of yellow and red as you can pick out just to the outside of evergreen. also right around santa theresa boulevard. out toward morgan hill. nothing to major but around 101, wet pavement here, out toward oakland avenue and hill road. moving the maps here closer to palo alto. this has been developing over the past few minutes, especially that yellow shade. heavier rain toward there, deploy some of the roadways here. the labels toward university avenue and forest avenue. moving the maps up north this is a new development, south san francisco around sfo. moving out to the south and east of the city. over the north bay not as much coverage but still a few spotty showers, being detectedda across parts of the north bay. noth
FOX
Dec 10, 2012 12:00pm PST
miles per hour and temperatures widespread 60s and 70 degrees in oakland. mid-to-upper 60s for the afternoon. 65 for novato, 67 in berkeley. maybe even 71 before the day is over, 61 in fremont and 68 in santa cruz. still nice and dry and we are beginning to notice scattered showers in the forecast for most of wednesday and snow levels will be dropping temperatures, mid-50s for the afternoon and it will feel like winter all of a sudden. we are a little cool and breeze. >> it is windy and not that cold. >>> and warning for drivers, what may soon cause delays. we will tell you why coming up. . >>> investors are waiting for developments in crucial u.s. budget talks. taking a look at the big board, nasdaq up 7, s&p 500 up 1 and dow jones industrial average as well up. >>> and it will be up over the next five months. they will allow them to work on the plaza painting and replacing crash cushions. >>> a new antismoking ordinance is expected to pass a key hurdle and under the proposal landlords will have to tell pro speculative -- prospective renters if it is smoke-free. if passed,
FOX
Dec 17, 2012 12:00pm PST
. >>> investigators are looking for what sparked a fire this morning at an apartment building in oakland's grand lake neighborhood. flames broke out about 7:40 a.m. at the building of warfield avenue. the third floor of the building suffered the worst damage. everyone got out okay but at least four people had to be treated for smoke inhalation. firefighters put the flames out in about 15 minutes. an estimate of the damage is not yet known. >>> well, it was not saint nick, but a man had to be rescued early this morning, after getting stuck in a chimney. it happened around midnight, at a sixth story apartment building on clay street. that's in a laurel heights neighborhood and firefighters had to use special equipment to get the man out. authorities say they have no idea why the man was in the chimney or how he got stuck. >> when we arrived we found one person inside the area here. and we utilized the rescue squad. utilized some of their special equipment had. to breach some of the bricks. move enough bricks to facilitate getting him out. >> the man was rushed to the hospital. police have not released
FOX
Dec 31, 2012 12:00pm PST
in the area. >>> oakland police are checked to release the name in the shooting death of a 15-year-old gill. the teen was running with friends yesterday afternoon when a gunman opened fire on the group. a 14-year-old boy was also shot. he ran a full city block and hid until police arrived. police have been reviewing surveillance video and interviewing witnesses in hopes of identifiy the suspect. >>> san jose fire investigators continue to look for a cause in a fatal fire that claimed the lives of a young girl and her grandparents everyone the fire broke out late knight in a second floor apartment on bridgeport court in west san jose. the 5-year-old man, his wife -- the 56-year-old man, his wife and daughter died in the fire. the fire damaged several other units. the fire displaced dozens of residents who are now receiving assistance from the red cross. >>> a natural gas line burst outside a home thats with on fire. the gas leak sent flames shooting into the air on athens street around 1:00 this morning. ktvu's alex savidge reports on why this was such a difficult fire to knock down. >> repo
FOX
Dec 27, 2012 12:00pm PST
charges. >>> business owners in east oakland are asking for more police patrols after a rash of vannism vandalism in that area, yesterday they smashed windows there and a nearby empty storefront and a parked van. the area has been the center of recent crimes and now business owners are writing city leaders to ask for more police protection. >>> money has been coming in to rebuild an antioch playground destroyed by arson, but until today there was not enough. new at noon there is good news to report on the fund-raising front. alex savidge joins us to tell us about a major donation announced. >> reporter: a couple of hours ago pg&e and a local lawmaker pitched in money to rebuild the park. this part is fenced in because and arsonist destroyed it. after that act one community group stepped up and started fund-raising. the head of take back antioch accepted a check this morning from pg&e and then a surprise, two last minute donations and extra two grand from pg&e and from jim frazier, that put them over the top. it has all the money it needs to start construction on this playground. >> thi
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